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Lustran LGA

Lustran® LGA resin is a low-gloss grade of ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene). This automotive injection molding grade offers an excellent balance of rigidity, impact strength, and abuse resistance.

Key Features

  • SAE J1685: ABS0111
  • Low gloss
  • High flow
  • Abuse resistant
  • Balance of rigidity and impact strength
  • UL 94 HB rated

Applications

  • Pillars
  • Consoles
  • Scuff plate
  • Interior quarter trim panels
  • Grade Version
  • Properties

    Properties of Lustran LGA

    Property, Test Condition Standard Unit Values
    Rheological Properties
    Melt Flow Rate, 230 °C/3.8 kg ASTM D 1238 g/10 min 7
    Melt Flow Rate, 220 °C/10 kg ASTM D 1238 g/10 min 21
    Mechanical Properties
    Izod Notched Impact Strength, 23 °C (73 °F) ASTM D 256 ft-lb/in 3,2
    Tensile Stress at Yield, 23 °C ASTM D 638 psi 5300
    Tensile Modulus ASTM D 638 psi x 10³ 320
    Flexural Modulus, 23 °C ASTM D 790 psi x 10³ 350
    Flexural Stress at 5% Deflection ASTM D 790 psi 10500
    Hardness, Rockwell ASTM D 785 R scale 105
    Thermal Properties
    Vicat Softening Temperature, B/1 ( 120 °C/h, 10N) ASTM D 1525 °F 225
    DTUL @ 264 psi - Unannealed ASTM D 648 °F 169
    DTUL @ 66 psi - Unannealed ASTM D 648 °F 194
    DTUL @ 264 psi - Annealed ASTM D 648 °F 203
    DTUL @ 66 psi - Annealed ASTM D 648 °F 212
    Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion ASTM D 696 10-4/°F 0,5
    Other Properties
    Density ASTM D 792 lb/in³ 1,05
    Processing
    Linear Mold Shrinkage ASTM D 955 in/in 0,004 - 0,006
    Drying Temperature - °F 175
    Drying Time - h 2 - 4

    Typical values for uncolored products

  • Processing

    Processing of Lustran LGA

  • Safety Data Sheet